History

1968 Founded as a Non Metallic Pump manufacturing company.

1970 Founder, Mr. Kirit N. Shah manufactured India’s first Polypropylene Pump, fabricated out of PP Blocks.

1971 Cibatul Ltd., Gujarat (now Atul Ltd.) became the first major customer to use these fabricated PP Pumps.

1973 Introduction of India’s First Injection Moulded PP Pumps – CPP Series.

1975 Durametallic India (now Flow serve Sanmar Ltd.) introduced PTFE Bellows Seal which have become a standard accessory as part of Antico Pumps even today.

1978 Major order from Gujarat Alkalis and Chemicals Ltd., Gujarat for PP Pumps was received.

1982 Introduction of HE 160 compact PP Pumps and T 50 PP Self Priming Pumps to compliment now hugely popular CPP Series PP Pumps.

1988 Introduction of India’s First Injection Moulded PVDF Pumps

1990 Untimely death of Visionary Founder Mr. Kirit N. Shah.

1991 Commissioning of a modern factory outside of Mumbai in a place called Valsad, Gujarat.

1992 Major restructuring in the product line with the introduction of EXP Series Pumps.

1993 Launch of High Capacity Pumps PPCL Series to cater to the demands of the Chemical Process Industry.

2001 Launch of HE Series PP Pumps for demanding budgets.

2005 Introduction of KNS Series PFA / FEP Pumps.

2006 Company’s Plastic Processing Division is set up

2006 First major Order for PFA Lined Pumps from Otsuka Chemicals India Ltd., Rajasthan.

2008 Introduction of India’s first PFA Lined Magnetic Drive Pump.

2009 Full range of Moulded PP Magnetic Drive Pumps.

2010 Introduction of new Thermoplastic mechanical seal pumps NZ Series

2010 Commissioning of captive green sand casting foundry

2011 Commissioning of new Injection Molding facility

2010 Commissioning of CNC machining facility

2012 Expansion of CNC machining facility

2013 Introduction of NJ series ISO 2858 standard mechanical seal pumps